Unveiling A New Generation Of Rigid Dump Truck Tyres

After many years and billions of tonnes of materials moved, Michelin is replacing the XDT, X Quarry S and X Haul, the reference tyres for rigid dump trucks (RDTs) in the range tyre of size – 24.00R35. The increased payload potential of the new product range is reflected in the new name – Michelin X TRA Load. The new tyre range for 40- to 80-tonne payload RDTs became available on 1 July and they are the first ever “three-star” 24.00R35 tyres on the market.
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From sand to glass ? and back to sand

Recycled aggregates - once thought secondary to virgin quarry products - are now being used more frequently in construction applications. Damian Christie spoke to Alex Fraser managing director Peter Murphy about how the company’s products can benefit the extractive industry.
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